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Exploring health care workers' perceptions and experiences of communication with ethnic minority elders (2018)
Journal Article
Likupe, G., Baxter, C., & Jogi, M. (in press). Exploring health care workers' perceptions and experiences of communication with ethnic minority elders. Quality in Ageing and Older Adults, 19(3), 180-190. doi:10.1108/QAOA-08-2017-0034

Purpose: There is a recognition in Europe and in the Western world of a demographic shift in the ageing population. While the overall ageing of the general population is growing, the numbers of immigrants getting old in their host countries is also i... Read More

A systematic literature review on nurses' and health care support workers' experiences of caring for people with dementia on orthopaedic wards (2016)
Journal Article
Likupe, G., & Moonga, J. (2016). A systematic literature review on nurses' and health care support workers' experiences of caring for people with dementia on orthopaedic wards. Journal of clinical nursing, 25(13-14), 1789-1804. https://doi.org/10.1111/jocn.13158

Aims and objectives To review literature on nurses’ and health care workers’ experiences of caring for people with dementia on orthopaedic wards. Background Dementia is a condition that affects a large number of the older population worldwide. It is... Read More

Managers' perspectives on promotion and professional development for black African nurses in the UK (2014)
Journal Article
Likupe, G., Baxter, C., Jogi, M., & Archibong, U. (2014). Managers' perspectives on promotion and professional development for black African nurses in the UK. Diversity and Equality in Health and Care, 11, 113-123

An exploratory qualitative study design was adopted for this study and underpinned by Rex’s migrant workers framework (Rex, 1999). Semi-structured interviews were conducted with ten ward managers from four NHS trusts in the north-east of England to g... Read More

Communicating with older ethnic minority patients (2014)
Journal Article
Likupe, G. (2014). Communicating with older ethnic minority patients. Nursing standard : official newspaper of the Royal College of Nursing, 28(40), (37-43). doi:10.7748/ns.28.40.37.e8171. ISSN 0029-6570

In a time of increasing cultural diversity, it is essential that healthcare professionals respond by providing culturally competent care. Healthcare professionals must recognise the diverse needs of people from ethnic minority communities to ensure t... Read More

Experiences of African nurses and the perception of their managers in the NHS (2013)
Journal Article
Likupe, G. (2015). Experiences of African nurses and the perception of their managers in the NHS. Journal of nursing management, 23(2), (231-241). doi:10.1111/jonm.12119. ISSN 1365-2834

© 2013 John Wiley & Sons Ltd. Aim: This study aims to explore experiences of racism, discrimination and equality of opportunity among black African nurses and their managers' perspective on these issues. Background: International nurse migration ha... Read More

Black African nurses' experiences of equality of opportunity, racism, and discrimination in the NHS (2013)
Journal Article
Likupe, G., & Archibong, U. (2013). Black African nurses' experiences of equality of opportunity, racism, and discrimination in the NHS. Journal of psychological issues in organizational culture, 3(S1), (227-246). doi:10.1002/jpoc.21071. ISSN 2041-8426

As the workforce in the British National Health Service (NHS) has become more diverse, several researchers have reported that experiences of overseas’ nurses have been largely negative. This paper explores black African nurses’ experiences of equal o... Read More

The skills and brain drain what nurses say (2013)
Journal Article
Likupe, G. (2013). The skills and brain drain what nurses say. Journal of clinical nursing, 22(9-10), (1372-1381). doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.2012.04242.x. ISSN 0962-1067

Aims and objectives. To explore sub-Saharan African nurses' reasons for moving to the UK, their views on the skills and brain drain, and what can be done to stem the situation. Background. The UK and other developed nations such as the USA, Canada an... Read More

Commentary on Alexis, O and Shillingford, A (2012) Exploring the perceptions of work experience of internationally recruited neonatal nurses: A qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing 21, 1435-1442 (2012)
Journal Article
Likupe, G. (2012). Commentary on Alexis, O and Shillingford, A (2012) Exploring the perceptions of work experience of internationally recruited neonatal nurses: A qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing 21, 1435-1442. Journal of clinical nursing, 21(15-16), (2395-2396). doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.2012.04081.x. ISSN 0962-1067

Experiences of African nurses in the UK National Health Service: A literature review (2006)
Journal Article
Likupe, G. (2006). Experiences of African nurses in the UK National Health Service: A literature review. Journal of clinical nursing, 15(10), 1213-1220. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.2006.01380.x

Aim. This review aims to highlight the experiences of black African nurses in the United Kingdom. Background. There is an acute shortage of trained nurses in the United Kingdom, which has occurred because of several factors including ageing of the nu... Read More